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The First Industrial Revolution: Part Two of 4IR in Context

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The First Industrial Revolution: Part Two of 4IR in Context

In a series of articles, we are taking a look back at the industrial revolutions of the past to glean lessons from history as the Fourth Industrial Revolution gathers pace. Part one released in December introduced the series and in this article, we now look towards the first revolution.

Handmade to Machine-based Manufacturing

The First Industrial Revolution began in Britain in the late 1700s. It was a period of disruptive economic, technological, social and cultural change, and spread quickly to Europe, the USA and beyond during the first half of the next century. 

To say that the world was transformed would be an understatement. The changes in manufacturing, shifting from hand-crafting goods to the use of machines was accompanied by many fundamental new manufacturing techniques and a flourishing of infrastructure and trade. Read more.

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INSPHERE meets the Southampton University Formula Student Team

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INSPHERE meets the Southampton University Formula Student Team

Formula Student (FS) is an educational engineering competition undertaken by undergraduate students that aims to develop world-class enterprising and innovative engineers.

Drawing on our practical expertise and past industrial experiences in motorsport, INSPHERE have been with the Southampton University Formula Student Team this week providing the metrology for a full car assessment, helping to propel the team into their events knowing more about the manufacture and assembly of their car.

We wish them the best of luck for the competition!

 

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3 Steps to Using Measurement to Improve Manufacturing

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3 Steps to Using Measurement to Improve Manufacturing

In the latest article by INSPHERE's Chief Executive, Ben Adeline discusses three steps to help develop a systematic approach to improving measurement data to add value and improve productivity in manufacturing.

You can find the full article here and don’t forget to sign-up to our quarterly newsletter that contains all our exciting technical articles and case studies from our current portfolio of work.

 

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INSPHERE's new quarterly newsletter available now!

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INSPHERE's new quarterly newsletter available now!

Each quarter, INSPHERE will be releasing a company newsletter and the inaugural edition is available now. You can find the newsletter here, or alternatively, subscribe to the newsletter mailing list to get all future editions delivered straight to your inbox.

This quarter's newsletter features our articles on automating measurement, using SpatialAnalyzer Measurement Plans, and an exclusive case study on how INSPHERE provided advanced training to help build a Metrology team from the ground up. Have a read and let us know what you think! 

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